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Muhamed Faour is now considering moving away from Murfreesboro. (WSMV) Muhamed Faour is now considering moving away from Murfreesboro. (WSMV)

Murfreesboro man believes vandals targeted him for Muslim faith Video included

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A couple is claiming that vandals targeted them because of their Muslim faith. They say they don't feel safe in their own home. It happened in Murfreesboro where just last week, the local mosque was vandalized.

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Murfreesboro police investigating biased-base crime at apartment complex

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Murfreesboro police is investigating a potentially biased-based crime at an apartment complex on Veterans Parkway, according to a news release.

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Rutherford County teacher charged with statutory rape

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Tyler Soffiantino is charged with three counts of statutory rape by an authority figure. He is a social studies teacher and the assistant men's basketball coach at Oakland High School.

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Mother is hopeful son hurt in crash will walk again Video included

Two teens were killed in the crash. (WSMV) Two teens were killed in the crash. (WSMV)
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Tennessee Highway Patrol investigators returned to the scene of a fatal crash on Dilton Mankin Road near Wilson Overall Road and continued to go over evidence on Monday.

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Family of Murfreesboro officer injured in crash thanks community for support Video included

Officer Matthew Stern has been with the department for nine years. (Source: Murfreesboro Police Department) Officer Matthew Stern has been with the department for nine years. (Source: Murfreesboro Police Department)
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There are few things Murfreesboro Officer Matt Stern loves more than serving and helping others.

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Father identifies son killed in Murfreesboro crash Video included

16-year-old Johntae Adams was killed when the car crashed into a ditch. (Source: Family photo) 16-year-old Johntae Adams was killed when the car crashed into a ditch. (Source: Family photo)
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Johntae Adams, 16, was killed when the car crashed into a ditch at the intersection of Dilton Mankin Road and Wilson Overall Road. One other student was also killed.

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Sheriff’s office releases images of suspects involved in vandalism incident

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The Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office released images of the people who may have been involved in a vandalism earlier this week at the Islamic Center of Murfreesboro.

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Murfreesboro police officer in stable but serious condition after crash Video included

Officer Matthew Stern has been with the department for nine years. (Source: Murfreesboro Police Department) Officer Matthew Stern has been with the department for nine years. (Source: Murfreesboro Police Department)
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A Murfreesboro police officer was injured in a crash on Memorial Boulevard on Thursday afternoon.

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Footage released of Murfreesboro mosque vandals Video included

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New video may help track down vandals at the Murfreesboro mosque.

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Saint Thomas files application to expand in Rutherford County

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The hospital has filed a certificate of need application to add 72 inpatient beds and more outpatient services.

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Pedestrian killed in crash on I-24 in Rutherford County

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The Tennessee Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash that happened on Interstate 24 in Rutherford County.

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Community rallies around Murfreesboro mosque after vandalism Video included

Hundreds gathered to show their support for the Muslim community in Murfreesboro. (WSMV) Hundreds gathered to show their support for the Muslim community in Murfreesboro. (WSMV)
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Hundreds of people came out to show their support for the Muslim community at the Islamic Center of Murfreesboro on Tuesday night.

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Fire causes extensive damage to Blackman Middle School wrestling building Video included

The fire started around 10 p.m. Sunday. (WSMV) The fire started around 10 p.m. Sunday. (WSMV)
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Officials in Murfreesboro are investigating a fire that happened at the Blackman Middle School wrestling building.

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Vandalism reported at Islamic Center of Murfreesboro Video included

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Police are investigating a vandalism incident at the Islamic Center of Murfreesboro.

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Graphic video shows assault of Murfreesboro teen

The attack was captured on video. (WSMV) The attack was captured on video. (WSMV)
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Disturbing new video has been released showing a violent assault on a Murfreesboro teen. It happened just a few doors down from his home as he got off the school bus.

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Police identify suspect in La Vergne shooting

Joshua Simmons (Source: La Vergne Police Department) Joshua Simmons (Source: La Vergne Police Department)
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The shooting happened Tuesday afternoon at the intersection of Nir Shreibman Boulevard and Murfreesboro Road.

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Comptroller: Rutherford sheriff broke state laws with JailCigs business

Robert Arnold (WSMV file photo) Robert Arnold (WSMV file photo)
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A newly-released investigative report by the Tennessee Comptroller’s Office details problems discovered in the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Department.

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Judge: Rutherford sheriff Arnold suspended without pay Video included

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A Nashville judge ruled on Monday that Rutherford County Sheriff Robert Arnold would be suspended without pay.

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Sheriff’s status is topic of committee meeting Video included

The Rutherford County Safety Committee met on Monday night. (9/26/16) The Rutherford County Safety Committee met on Monday night. (9/26/16)
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Sheriff Robert Arnold continued to be a hot topic at Monday night’s Rutherford County Commission Safety Committee meeting.

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GPS records show deputies responded to Arnold’s home, no official report filed Video included

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Channel 4 News has obtained new records that show exactly how long two Rutherford County deputies spent at the home of Sheriff Robert Arnold, even though no officials reports were filed.

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More commissioners to call for indicted sheriff to resign

Rutherford County Sheriff Robert Arnold (Source: WSMV) Rutherford County Sheriff Robert Arnold (Source: WSMV)
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A news conference is scheduled for 5 p.m. Thursday at the county courthouse. Eight to 10 commissioners are expected to attend, including commissioners who have not previously spoken out.

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Rutherford County mayor, residents react to Sheriff Arnold's charges

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News of Sheriff Robert Arnold's indictments was the talk of some residents in downtown Murfreesboro Friday.

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Rutherford sheriff, 2 others indicted on federal charges Video included

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Rutherford County Sheriff Robert Arnold and his former administrative chief deputy surrendered to federal authorities on Friday morning.

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Community members discuss plan for Middle Point Landfill

The site is expanding so fast that officials say it is running out of room. The site is expanding so fast that officials say it is running out of room.
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It's a giant earthen mound that continues to grow with each truckload of debris and garbage brought there. The site is expanding so fast that officials say it is running out of room. More>>

Walter Hill residents say landfill is trashing their property values

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People in the Walter Hill community call it "Mount Trashmore" or "Trash Mountain." They say the smell, sight and pollution of the landfill is making their properties worthless.

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Citizens skeptical about plan to stop landfill smell

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A Rutherford County landfill nicknamed “Mount Trashmore” was the center of a heated meeting Thursday night.

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Judge orders prisoners released from Rutherford jail

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Several prisoners at the Rutherford County Jail got an early Christmas present on Friday.

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Probation company accused of extortion scheme

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A lawsuit accuses a Rutherford County company of extorting people on probation in a profitable debt collection scheme.

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Family of victim searching for answers in I-24 murder

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A Middle Tennessee family is desperate for answers after a mysterious murder earlier this month. Investigators are still trying to figure out why Jackie Warpoole Jr. was shot and killed along a busy stretch of westbound Interstate 24. More>>

Families want charges in fatal crash before Bonnaroo

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Family and friends of a southeast Indiana couple who was killed in a fiery crash in Tennessee earlier this year want the driver who hit them charged criminally. More>>

La Vergne water supply running low after recent cold snap

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The city of La Vergne is urging people to watch their water use as the city recovers from this week's bitterly cold temperatures. More>>

Arrest made in connection to Smyrna shooting

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Police say 20-year-old Pierre Burns was shot in the parking lot of the Deerfield Inn on Courier Place. Burns was taken to the hospital and has since been treated and released. More>>

Lawyer who stole from dementia patient sentenced

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Former attorney John E. Clemmons is sentenced to 8 years for stealing from a dementia patient who was his ward. More>>

Missing person case in Manchester gone cold

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Things have taken a frustrating turn in the case of a missing man in Coffee County. More>>

Murfreesboro facility expanding, adding 94 jobs

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State officials say that automotive seat manufacturer NHK Seating of America Inc. plans to expand its facility in Murfreesboro, adding 94 jobs in the process. More>>

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